River Charter Schools is focused on making the Arts Matter and I look forward to seeing you at our Art and Music Fundraiser at the Old Sugar Mill on May 11th.  The Big Day of Giving is this Thursday and I hope you will support our programs by purchasing tickets for this wonderful even
Continue Reading →

Project Based Learning Signature Night

PBL at the highest level.  I am always amazed with the work of our Leaders and Scholars. Steve Lewis, Superintendent
Continue Reading →

Lighthouse Charter School students visit local Artists!

The Arts’ Program at Lighthouse Charter School aims to keep creativity alive so that our children are engaged at the highest level.  Come see how our academic program is strengthened through our comprehensive Art/Music curriculum. Steve Lewis, Superintendent
Continue Reading →

Facilities Update: Our future home!

It is an amazing time at the Lighthouse Charter School in West Sacramento.  Our students and staff are engaged in some remarkable activities and I encourage you to follow our Twitter Page (@MrLewisRCS) to celebrate our accomplishments.  I have been busy with our facilities team of par
Continue Reading →

Volunteers Needed!!

This Monday, April 3rd will be our annual Jump Rope for Heart Fundraising Event.  By now, your student has shared with you our efforts to help the American Heart Association raise money for needed research.  This Friday is the last day to turn in donations to your teachers.  On Monday
Continue Reading →

2017 Lighthouse Parent Survey

Hello Lighthouse Families, Each spring, Lighthouse Charter School conducts a parent, staff, and student survey from Columbia University. This survey is completely anonymous and results are analyzed and used for school improvement. It is in our mission to continue to improve and refine
Continue Reading →

LCS and DECS Teachers meet to outline Project Based Learning

Today our teams gathered to outline and share their Project Based Learning goals for our next Signature Night. Colleagues listened and provided feedback to ensure all aspects of PBL are met as we prepare our students for the next 6-8 week inquiry based learning opportunity. Teachers p
Continue Reading →

Web Series Video – RCS Core Values

This week’s web series is examining our “secret sauce” at River Charter Schools. Our three core values define who we are and what we strive to be for our school community. Check out the attached link and share with friends and neighbors. Steve Lewis, Superintendent http://rivercharter
Continue Reading →

Lighthouse Charter School Parent Meeting-Facilities Update

Be sure to join me next Wednesday (February 1) at 6:00 p.m. for an important facilities update.   I will be presenting with members of our facilities team to outline our next steps for our future and permanent Lighthouse Charter School home.  You will hear the rollout plan for our new
Continue Reading →

New Video Web Series Highlights RCS Students and Staff

I am excited to introduce a new web series at River Charter Schools. Be sure to watch these short 2-5 minute videos highlighting a concept or skill that our students and teachers are focusing on during that week. This is another way for our two schools to showcase what makes us unique
Continue Reading →